Request for Proposals – Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
PREPARATION OF AN
ANALYSIS OF IMPEIDIMENTS TO FAIR HOUSING
The City of Texarkana, Arkansas is seeking proposals from qualified persons or organizations to conduct and prepare an Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing. The consultant will develop the City’s Analysis of Impediments according to Federal Regulations at 570.904 and Certification of Affirmatively further Fair Housing as Section 91.225, assuring participation by special interest groups (low-income persons, disabled, families with children, etc.).
The required services include: Researching and analyzing data to indentify possible impediments to fair housing, making recommendations to remedy any fair housing impediments identified, and developing an action plan for implementation of any programs or policy changes required as a result of the identification of impediments to fair housing; presenting the draft Analysis of Impediments to the public for comment and to the governing entity for comment and approval, with applicable graphics, maps and photographs; producing thorough and complete documents that consolidate all elements in a format and organization structure that meets the federal regulations, guidelines and notifications; and summarizing recommendations of the Analysis of Impediments into reader-friendly Executive Summary using graphs, tables, pictures and charts.
Persons or organizations interested in submitting a proposal for consideration may obtain a Request for Proposals (RFP) at the following location or by making a request for an RFP in writing, by telephone or online Request for Proposals (RFP) Assessment to Fair Housing.
City of Texarkana, Arkansas
ATTN: Tracie L. Lee, Assistant Director of Public Works
Public Works Department
216 Walnut Street
Texarkana, AR 71854
The RFP contains a description of the required services, submission requirements, and the criteria to be used in rating the proposals received. Proposals will be received at the address listed above before 5:00 P.M. on Friday, October 17, 2016. Submissions of proposals received after that time will not be considered, nor will incomplete submissions of proposals be considered.
The City of Texarkana, Arkansas
Ensures Equal Housing and Employment Opportunity